August weather forecast and climate
Hepsidam, AL

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in Hepsidam, is another tropical month, with average temperature ranging between max 88°F (31.1°C) and min 69.1°F (20.6°C).

Temperature

In August, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still hot 88°F (31.1°C). In Hepsidam, in August, the average low-temperature is 69.1°F (20.6°C).

Heat index

In August, the average heat index is appraised at a sweltering 103.1°F (39.5°C). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'felt air temperature', 'real feel', 'feels like', or 'apparent temperature', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (clothing, differences in body mass, height, and shape, pregnancy). Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.
The human body cools itself through perspiration, as excessive warmth is removed from the body through sweat evaporation. Under high air temperature and humidity (high heat index) conditions, perspiration is limited, and the perception of heat is increased. When heat gain exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

In August, the average relative humidity in Hepsidam is 75%.

Rainfall

In Hepsidam, Alabama, it is raining for 18.9 days, with typically 3.58" (91mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 176 rainfall days, and 42.83" (1088mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Hepsidam snow does not fall in April through October.

Daylight

In Hepsidam, the average length of the day is 13.4h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August is 9.9h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Hepsidam are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in August interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in August in Hepsidam?

In Hepsidam, in August, the average high-temperature is 88°F (31.1°C), and the average low-temperature is 69.1°F (20.6°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'apparent temperature'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, in August is estimated at 103.1°F (39.5°C).

What is the average humidity in August in Hepsidam?

In Hepsidam, Alabama, the average relative humidity in August is 75%.

How many days does it rain in August in Hepsidam?

In Hepsidam, Alabama, in August, during 18.9 rainfall days, 3.58" (91mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Hepsidam?

April through October are months without snowfall in Hepsidam, Alabama.

What is the average length of the day in August in Hepsidam?

In August, the average length of the day in Hepsidam, Alabama, is 13.4h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Hepsidam?

In August, the average sunshine is 9.9h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Hepsidam?

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index.

What is the UV index reading in August in Hepsidam?

In Hepsidam, Alabama, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in August
Hepsidam, AL

Average temperature in August - Hepsidam, AL
  • Average high temperature in August: 88°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (88.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (48.2°F).

  • Average low temperature in August: 69.1°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (69.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (33.4°F).

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Average pressure in August
Hepsidam, AL

Average pressure in August - Hepsidam, AL
  • Average pressure in August: 29.99"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (30.17").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.97").

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Average wind speed in August
Hepsidam, AL

Average wind speed in August - Hepsidam, AL
  • Average wind speed in August: 5mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (8.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (4.9mph).

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Average humidity in August
Hepsidam, AL

Average humidity in August - Hepsidam, AL
  • Average humidity in August: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (72%).

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Average rainfall in August
Hepsidam, AL

Average rainfall in August - Hepsidam, AL
  • Average rainfall in August: 3.58"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (4.49").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (2.36").

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Average rainfall days in August
Hepsidam, AL

Average rainfall days in August - Hepsidam, AL
  • Average rainfall days in August: 18.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (19.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (10.6 days).

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Average snowfall in August
Hepsidam, AL

Average snowfall in August - Hepsidam, AL
  • Average snowfall in August: 0"

The month with the highest snowfall is February (0.63").
Months with the least snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in August
Hepsidam, AL

Average snowfall days in August - Hepsidam, AL
  • Average snowfall days in August: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (2.1 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Hepsidam, AL

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Hepsidam, AL
  • Average daylight in August: 13.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 9.9h

Months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 10.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 4.5h).

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Average sunshine days in August
Hepsidam, AL

Average sunshine days in August - Hepsidam, AL
  • Average sunshine days in August: 10.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (18.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (9.3 days).

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Average UV index in August
Hepsidam, AL

Average UV index in August - Hepsidam, AL
  • Average UV index in August: 6

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 2).

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Average cloud cover in August
Hepsidam, AL

Average cloud cover in August - Hepsidam, AL
  • Average cloud cover in August: 33

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 51).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 30).

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Average visibility in August
Hepsidam, AL

Average visibility in August - Hepsidam, AL
  • Average visibility in August: 6mi

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (6mi).

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